Inspiration for this landmark house which has just lately come onto the market has been drawn from the realm’s industrial previous with its tough, uncovered brick exterior resembling a manufacturing facility.
Contained in the design is heat and welcoming with a plethora of out-of-the-box options. 75 Forrest Road was designed by structure graduate Ara Salomone who’s a co-director at her household’s residential and business design and development enterprise State of Kin.
The residence was constructed as her private house together with her husband Donny and impressed by the realm’s industrial previous.
Dubbed ‘Brick Home’, the property references its likeness to a manufacturing facility – which have been as soon as commonplace within the space earlier than residential character properties have been constructed.
The purple bricks all through the four-bedroom home have been sourced from demolished properties close by. The floorplan traverses 484sqm of dwelling house on a compact 309sqm block, with 4 bedrooms and three bogs in addition to a mess of high-spec inclusions together with an inside raise.
Promoting agent Danielle Geagea, from Zsa Zsa Property, mentioned ‘Brick Home’ was a singular proposition and there had already been vital curiosity within the sale of the eye-catching house.
“It’s a playful, however a really thoughtfully designed house,” Ms Geagea mentioned.
“The design pays homage to the economic previous in order that they have a heavy use of reclaimed brick and a mixture of concrete, metal and glass.
“Aesthetically, it’s a extremely heat and wealthy house, very modern in really feel additionally.”
There’s a roof terrace with 360-degree views, a jacuzzi and lounge space, in addition to a north-facing courtyard with an digital louvered window.
Inside, there may be an uncommon studying nook within the type of a suspended hammock-style web.
“It’s been designed as a playful house the place you possibly can sit in, recline, learn a ebook and sit back,” Ms Geagea mentioned.
“The attractive brick and concrete basement is a multi-purpose house and can be utilized for numerous various things – an additional dwelling space or within the COVID panorama that we’re presently in it may be used as a house gymnasium.
“The present house owners have artwork up on the partitions, like an artwork gallery, and a sauna put in. There’s additionally provision down there for a cool room. It’s a extremely superb house.”
The property has featured in Open Home Perth and has been showcased in an extended listing of trade media from Grand Designs to Vogue journal.
Ms Geagea is taking presents for the sale. Provides shut on November 9 at 6pm (AWDT) until bought prior.